App Reviews

age 14+
 
Clever, arty adventure with mild violence, mature ideas.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Pricey RPG delivers polish and depth of video game series.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 13+
 
RPG adds twist to Thor mythos, with much more than battling.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 13+
 
Expansive fantasy RPG provides great story, great gameplay.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Masterful port of Xbox 360 hit; mild violence.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Fantastic health app empowers kids to reach goals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 12+
 
PC game remake features edgy humor, complex gameplay.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 13+
 
Action RPG shows two sides of the same war.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Workout videos for iPad; most classes are in-app purchases.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 10+
 
Incredibly engaging RPG about battling fantasy creatures.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
csm_app
age 5+
 
LEARNING
Fun characters encourage oral hygiene, keep kids brushing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 13+
 
RPG app offers impressive depth and customization.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
age 14+
 
WoW-like fantasy MMORPG conducive to family play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
age 13+
 
Fun way to track workouts; some privacy issues with sharing.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch
(2011)
age 13+
 
Ambitious adventure RPG is captivating, challenging.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 11+
 
Terrific homage to the golden age of RPGs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Health app helps tweens and teens set goals, change habits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
age 3+
 
LEARNING
Kids are encouraged to shop at this virtual plaza.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
csm_app
age 8+
 
LEARNING
Running game gets kids moving but may be risky for device.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Appealing tool guides meditation and promotes compassion.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)

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